Suggestions for hauling Computer Garage from Beaverton, OR to Yates Center, KS?

From: Julius Sridhar <>
Date: Tue Mar 5 00:33:31 2002

Penske's always a good bet. Their trucks are superbly maintained, and
I've hauled multiple tons of computer goodies in them.

Peace... Sridhar

On Mon, 4 Mar 2002, Vintage Computer Festival wrote:

> Date: Mon, 4 Mar 2002 19:14:29 +0000 (UTC)
> From: Vintage Computer Festival <>
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> Subject: Suggestions for hauling Computer Garage from Beaverton,
> OR to Yates Center, KS?
> We're now in the planning phases for moving Jim Willing's Computer Garage
> from Oregon to Kansas. We're currently looking for the best equipment
> option for moving.
> Jim says he probably needs a 24 foot truck. He's currently looking at
> U-Haul, which is always a cheap solution, but he's stuck right now
> hassling with them over some issues from a prior moves where the trucks
> broke down (U-Haul trucks are deathtraps on wheels).
> There are a few other truck rental places we're going to try to get quotes
> from (Ryder is asking around $1,500, we haven't checked Budget or Penske
> yet), but I was wondering if anyone had any other suggestions?
> Jim's original plan was to load the Computer Garage contents into the
> truck and then tow his Suburban from the truck. I am suggesting that he
> rent or even buy a big trailer and use the Suburban to haul the trailer.
> Jim is going to ask some of these places if they will rent trailers one
> way (I don't see why not). I think my suggestion to buy a trailer would
> be cool if he can't since it may be cheaper than renting a truck, and he
> can always use it for other stuff, or sell it when he gets back to Kansas.
> Any suggestions are appreciated.
> --
> Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
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